is JTA's former associate editor.
November 6, 2013 3:03pm
It’s surely a sign of the times that when I saw the email today about Seattle-based Orthodox African-American rapper Nissim, my first response was — again?
November 5, 2013 11:22am
Reform leader Rick Jacobs is likely the first leader of his movement to attend the annual conference of Chabad emissaries.
November 4, 2013 11:27am
Thousands of Chabad emissaries gathered Sunday evening for the capstone of their annual conference, or kinus.
October 31, 2013 2:36pm
The recently retired British chief rabbi is hoping to bring his public spirited Jewish discourse to the United States.
October 31, 2013 2:27pm
The Oscar-winning documentarian Michael Moore is lending his celebrity to the Other Israel Film Festival.
October 25, 2013 11:25am
Blogger Philip Weiss captured video of Sheldon Adelson’s call this week for the United States to detonate a nuclear bomb as a warning to Iran.
October 1, 2013 3:14pm
Welcome to the U.N., where Libya bickers with Bolivia, Azerbaijan and Armenia feud, and North Korea responds to Israel’s prime minister with name-calling.
September 25, 2013 12:56pm
Ronald Lauder had kind words for Germany’s soon-to-be-unemployed foreign minister at a reception Tuesday at the Neue Galerie.
September 24, 2013 12:19pm
Video and a full transcript of President Obama’s address this morning to the United Nations.
September 4, 2013 10:02am
President Obama delivers his annual Rosh Hashanah greeting.